Richard J. Miller

Obituary
  • "Richard's unexpected departure leaves big holes in the..."
    - Joe Hanon
  • "Richard Thank You for being my friend. Thank You for your..."
    - Johnny Gleason
  • "Mary Jane, Ed and I were out of town and did not know until..."
  • "Sorry for you loss. I remember your kindness after my..."
    - Dolores Emmerich
  • "Sincere Sympathy,R.J. did so much for Black Radio and the..."
    - Doug Eason

Miller, Richard J. passed away December 28, 2012. Beloved husband of MaryJane Miller (nee Gleason), dear son of the late David (surviving Danice Miller), and the late Myra Kessel; dear friend to many. Richard began his long and distinguished radio career in 1958 when he purchased KXLW radio station. He owned several other successful stations that became regular stops for national talent. Miller sold all of his radio stations in the mid 1990s, when he became Chairman of Truman Bank. He was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 2005. Services: A memorial service will be held at a later date. Contributions may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinsons Research, www.michaeljfox.org.

Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch from Dec. 30 to Dec. 31, 2012